May highlights from Nature Picture Library

New material on our site this month comes from all corners of the globe. Claudio Contreras reveals the riches of Mexico’s Guadalupe Island, Franco Banfi dives into the underwater world of Italy’s Amalfi Coast and Tony Wu goes in search of flying squirrels in Japan. We also have indigenous people from Madagascar, Bolivia and Papua…

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May highlights from Image Quest Marine

Our beautiful Photo of the Month shows a Little Egret in flight in Grand Canary, Spain, creating a perfect mirror image over the water. This wonderful capture is one of many new aquatic bird images we have received from our photographers in recent months as we grow this area of our library. Please contact us to take…

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New artists and collections on Artimage

Beneath the Stains of Time, 2019, Rui Matsunaga © Rui Matsunaga. All Rights Reserved DACS/Artimage 2020; Untitled, 2018, Gideon Rubin © Gideon Rubin. All rights reserved, DACS/Artimage 2021. Photo: Richard Ivey; Terpsichore, 1989 from Zabat, Maud Sulter © Estate of Maud Sulter. All rights reserved, DACS/Artimage 2020. Image courtesy of Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow; Solid and Voids, 2020, Shezad Dawood © Shezad Dawood. All rights reserved, DACS/Artimage 2020. Image courtesy of New Art Exchange. Photo: Reece Straw

If you’re looking for a new image to complete your project, we have a constantly-updating selection of artists and collections. The artists and institutions who have joined Artimage so far this year include:  Gideon Rubin Rui Matsunaga Mariele Neudecker David Noonan Ashmolean Museum Oxford Matthew Lanyon Maud Sulter   Mary Webb Shezad Dawood Edward Piper Ben Johnson…

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Image Source 21 in 2021

Collage of lifestyle stock photos

This month, we celebrate our 21st birthday and while very proud of what we have accomplished these two past decades, we are even more excited about what we can achieve over the next twenty years and beyond. Image Source was founded in May 2000, by Christina Vaughan, from the very beginning, a pioneer, not just as a…

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Mary Evans collection of the week: John Turner

Race-goers caught up in the excitement of the moment. Date: circa 1930s

In 2018, Liz Carroll and her husband Martin unearthed a suitcase full of photographic negatives taken by Liz’s father, John Turner, which had been in the loft since he died in 1987. Most of the images had never been made into prints, but scanning the negatives revealed that John had taken a succession of superb…

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The Undefeated and Getty Images partner to spotlight the black experience through visual storytelling

Getty Images press release – 18 May, 2021. The Undefeated, ESPN’s multimedia initiative exploring the intersection of sports, race and culture, and Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, today announced a partnership that will see the two companies collaborate on visual stories that spotlight the Black experience.    The Undefeated will uncover new under-told…

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Getty Images renews commitment to U.S. Olympic and Paralympic movement as official licensee of Team USA and LA28

Getty Images press release – 13 May, 2021. Getty Images, a world leader in visual communication, today announced its continued support of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Movements as the Official Photographic Licensee of Team USA and Official Licensee to the LA28 Olympic and Paralympic Games (LA28). As part of a comprehensive service, Getty Images’ award-winning photographers will continue…

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Shutterstock launches The Newsroom for 24/7 access to breaking news and exclusive content in real-time

Through The Newsroom, Shutterstock’s world-class team delivers breaking and trending news via photo, video and packaged collections directly to the inboxes of today’s leading media and broadcasting networks globally.

Shutterstock press release – 13 May, 2021. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global creative platform offering full-service solutions, high-quality content, and tools for brands, businesses and media companies, today announced the launch of The Newsroom, the go-to resource for global breaking news, exclusives, and archival content that will transcend traditional newsrooms. Through this unparalleled offering,…

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Alamy secures exclusive distribution rights for The Independent’s collection of award-winning photography

2FKT19W Auditions were held today at Sadlers Wells Theatre for a corgi to play the part of the Queens corgi in an important scene in Roald Dahls The BFG when the BFG has breakfast at Buckingham Palace. The quieen is Nnicola Ann James and the corgi is Molly one of seven auditioning.pic David Sandison 9/1/02

Alamy press release – 10 May, 2021. The prestigious picture archive from The Independent, the news brand widely credited with revolutionising photojournalism on Fleet Street, is now exclusively available on the stock content platform Alamy. The Independent has agreed an exclusive representation deal with Alamy; where the collection of 70,000 images will be available to a global customer…

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New shoots from Nature Picture Library

collage of spring pictures

Spring is well underway in the Northern Hemisphere, which means warmer weather, longer days and increased animal activity. Birds are nesting, insects are on the wing, and wildflowers are pushing their heads towards the sun. It’s also a busy time of year for Nature Picture Library photographers. The last couple of months have seen a…

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